Resilience - Ramsey County 2040

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Key themes

  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050 from 2008 levels.
  • Complete climate vulnerability assessments, as well as develop and implement mitigation tools to protect the county’s infrastructure and environment.
  • Develop and implement a countywide renewable energy plan.
  • Recover the greatest value from waste to add value to the local economy.
  • Work with community partners to eliminate food insecurity by 2040.
  • Transition the county vehicle fleet to electric vehicles when appropriate.
  • Increase understanding and recognition of social capital in communities often considered vulnerable.
  • Prevent disruption in health coverage for individuals on public insurance.